Finance Business Partner

  • Location

    Rotherham, South Yorkshire

  • Sector:

    Accountancy & Finance

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  • Salary:

    £45000 - £50000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Kayley Haythornthwaite

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

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We have a great opportunity with our client, an international manufacturing and engineering group based in Sheffield. Working at one of the subsidiaries of an £8billion turnover group with headquarters based in the UK, this business has the backing of a large international group who have an extensive product offering and sell to a broad client base.

They are currently recruiting a Finance Business Partner to join their central accounting team based in Sheffield. Reporting to the Division Finance Director your duties will involve;

Supporting Monthly / Quarterly forecasting and annual budgeting processes
Conducting regular business reviews with Operations to ensure adherence to business KPIs
Preparation of business analysis to track trend performance of key metrics to identify root cause of performance issues and impact of countermeasures
Development and updating of standard costs
Improving value of management information
Supporting the collation and submission of data for submission into Group
Business modelling for major projects and business initiatives
Production of internal management accounts to support operations
Preliminary analytical review for discussion with Finance Director, variance analysis against budget, latest forecast and prior year
Drafting causal analysis bridges and other head office reporting requirements
Ensuring inventory is correctly stated and audited on a regular basis
Ensuring financial policies are being adhered to as set out in the Company financial guidelines
Preparation of Capital Expenditure Requests
Own KPI measures and support the business to improve profitability and cash flow

Suitable candidates will:

- Be qualified CIMA, ACCA or ACA
- Have a strong background in manufacturing / engineering including cost accounting, variance analysis, KPI reporting and stock accounting
- Ideally have a background in a complex business
- Be driven, self-motivated and has excellent communication and interpersonal skills
- Have the ability to drive change and effect decision making